Words containing own

Meaning of Academic gown

academic gown means: a gown worn by academics or judges

Meaning of Alaskan brown bear

alaskan brown bear means: brown bear of coastal Alaska and British Columbia

Meaning of Allentown

allentown means: a city in eastern Pennsylvania; an industrial and commercial center

Meaning of Also known as

also known as means: as known or named at another time or place

Meaning of Andrew jackson downing

andrew jackson downing means: United States landscape architect who designed the grounds of the White House and the Capitol Building (1815-1852)

Meaning of Back down

back down means: move backwards from a certain position

Meaning of Back down

back down means: remove oneself from an obligation

Meaning of Backdown

backdown means: a retraction of a previously held position

Meaning of Ball gown

ball gown means: the most formal gown; worn to a ball

Meaning of Bargain down

bargain down means: persuade the seller to accept a lower price

Meaning of Bedding material

bedding material means: material used to provide a bed for animals

Meaning of Condemnable

condemnable means: bringing or deserving severe rebuke or censure

Meaning of Cyclops

cyclops means: minute free-swimming freshwater copepod having a large median eye and pear-shaped body and long antennae used in swimming; important in some food chains and as intermediate hosts of parasitic worms that affect man e.g. Guinea worms

Meaning of Cyclops

cyclops means: (Greek mythology) one of a group of giants having a single eye in the middle of their forehead

Meaning of Distrustfully

distrustfully means: with distrust

Meaning of Electric company

electric company means: a public utility that provides electricity

Meaning of Galeopsis

galeopsis means: erect annual European herbs

Meaning of Genus nypa

genus nypa means: monotypic genus of palms of Australasia

Meaning of Half-holiday

half-holiday means: a day on which half is free from work or duty

Meaning of Hebe

hebe means: (Greek mythology) the goddess of youth and spring; wife of Hercules; daughter of Zeus and Hera; cupbearer to the Olympian gods

Meaning of Immolate

immolate means: offer as a sacrifice by killing or by giving up to destruction

Meaning of Inner product

inner product means: a real number (a scalar) that is the product of two vectors

Meaning of Katmandu

katmandu means: the capital and largest city of Nepal

Meaning of Muscle cell

muscle cell means: an elongated contractile cell that forms the muscles of the body

Meaning of Oratory

oratory means: addressing an audience formally (usually a long and rhetorical address and often pompous)

Meaning of Pear tree

pear tree means: Old World tree having sweet gritty-textured juicy fruit; widely cultivated in many varieties

Meaning of Pius ix

pius ix means: Italian pope from 1846 to 1878 who in 1854 declared the dogma of the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary

Meaning of Pulpwood

pulpwood means: softwood used to make paper

Meaning of Recant

recant means: formally reject or disavow a formerly held belief, usually under pressure

Meaning of Scare quote

scare quote means: the use of quotation marks to indicate that it is not the authors preferred terminology

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